The Menace, an Exposition of Quackery Nostrum Exploitation and Reminiscences of a Country Doctor Page: 65
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Chas. D. Dixon, M. D. 65
hydrastine, (golden seal) and cocoa butter, and all the other
preparations contained the same, only instead of the cocoa
butter as a base, syrup of sarsaparilla was used.
So hydrastis enters into all of these wonderful com-
pounds, and is the multifarious curative agent; or else,
the identity of the "great Viavi" changes as it enters into
the different preparations. Do the promoters of Viavi
place before their patrons truth or lies? Do the promoters,
in conducting their Viavi business, adhere to those princi-
pals of honesty and fair dealing which, as citizens promi-
nently identified with other and very large commercial
activities, presumably they must exercise? In their enorm-
ous business which has brought them such golden returns,
have they exercised the common or "garden" variety of
honesty, or have they resorted to lying and veiled appeals
to other influences?
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Dixon, Chas. D. (Charles D.). The Menace, an Exposition of Quackery Nostrum Exploitation and Reminiscences of a Country Doctor, book, 1914; San Antonio, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth143569/m1/81/: accessed October 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries.